Devil’s Food White-Out Cake

I have a love-hate relationship with celebration cakes.  You know what I’m talking about – those tall, multi-layered, gorgeous, frosting-covered works of art that are meticulously decorated and, if all is right in the world, elicit a chorus of oohs and aahs from the crowd.  I love making them, I do; but I don’t have a… Read More Devil’s Food White-Out Cake

Racines Cake (Flourless Chocolate Cake) + Happy Birthday, Pâte à Chew!

Today is a special day, because my little blog turns one year old.  Happy Blogiversary, Pâte à Chew!  To all my readers, both old and new, thank you for being there, thank you for your feedback, and (for some of you) thank you for taste-testing my creations.  It’s been a great hobby that provides me… Read More Racines Cake (Flourless Chocolate Cake) + Happy Birthday, Pâte à Chew!

Lemon Blueberry Layer Cake

I realize it has been far too long since my last post.  I’ve been out of the kitchen traveling – Las Vegas, San Francisco, Sonoma.  It was an amazing 11 days away, that included  a very special birthday dinner at the French Laundry.  It was by far the most expensive and extravagant meal I’ve ever treated myself… Read More Lemon Blueberry Layer Cake